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Human Resources & Career Opportunities

Staff Positions

Admissions Counselor

Position Summary: The Admissions Counselor is responsible to identify, recruit, admit and enroll academically qualified students to Warner University.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide systematic, timely and consistent communication with potential students at each stage of the admissions process including information on University admission standards, admission policies and procedures, application status, admission decisions and scholarship awards.  Specific duties include:
  • Represent the university at graduate and career fairs, receptions, public service educational fairs, one-on-one meetings, and developing relationships with business to grow key partnerships and opportunities.
  • Assist in the development of admissions marketing and advertising publications and campaigns.
  • Meet or exceed departmental and individual recruitment goals.
  • Document all recruitment efforts in the campus software system.
  • Review prospective student applications for acceptance and present admission recommendations to supervisor.
  • Assist with individual and group campus visit days.
  • Serve as a liaison between prospective students and multiple campus stakeholders to enhance the visit experience and ensure the student is able to meet and visit academic and co-curricular areas of interest and have their questions answered.
  • Attend and assist new student orientation sessions to provide an easier transition for new students.
  • Other duties as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Supportive of Warner’s mission, vision and core values, commitment to a Christian lifestyle, and demonstration of character in keeping with Biblical models.
  • Strong customer and interpersonal service skills with a professional demeanor.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize multiple tasks with strong organizational skills.
  • Experience in higher education admissions is desired.
  • Proficiency with computer software and Windows software applications.
  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred.

Working Relationships: The Admissions Counselor is a member of the Admissions Department and reports to the Director of Admissions.

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Safety and Security Officer (Evenings and Nights)

Position Summary:  The Safety and Security Officer is responsible for observing and reporting campus activity, offering assistance to the campus community as needed and will assist local law enforcement and emergency services personnel as needed during emergency situations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor campus activity through foot and vehicle patrol.
  • Encourage members of the community to comply with Warner University rules and enforce those rules when appropriate.
  • Control access to campus buildings and other facilities according to a schedule by locking and unlocking the facilities, by performing the building checks and by checking the identification of those requesting special access.
  • Identify, investigate and report activities that may be violations of Warner University rules.
  • Initiate requests for assistance from outside public safety agencies when necessary to assure the safety and security of the campus.
  • Prepare written reports, such as incident reports, daily activity logs, fire safety maintenance checklists and exterior light logs in a timely manner.
  • Respond to and investigate the cause of fire, smoke and burglar alarms, etc.
  • In cases of an immediate safety threat on campus, secure the immediate area and assist in the implementation of emergency response procedures.
  • Obtain and/or maintain current CPR/AED and First Aid training certification and provide such medical assistance when needed.
  • Respond to requests for assistance and information in a helpful and courteous manner.
  • Provides motorist assistance on campus.
  • Provide security escorts on campus when requested.
  • Identify, log and report safety hazards.
  • Willingness to perform other duties related to the safety and security of Warner University.

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to walk and stand for extended periods of time.
  • Must have the ability to run for a short distance when necessary.
  • Ability to climb and descend a flight of stairs quickly.
  • Be able to lift 50 pounds without assistance.

Qualifications:

  • Supportive of Warner’s mission, vision and core values, commitment to a Christian lifestyle, and demonstration of character in keeping with biblical models.
  • High School Diploma or GED required (some college would be helpful).
  • Valid Florida Driver’s License.
  • Ability to pass a background check.
  • Current CPR/AED and First Aid certification is preferred.
  • Ability to demonstrate proficiency in cross-cultural awareness, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate proficiency in problem solving skills and be able to handle sensitive matters in a professional and confidential manner.
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and demeanor at all times.
  • Must be able to work effectively without direct supervision.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

Working Relationships:  The Safety and Security Officer is a member of the Campus Safety and Security team and reports to the Campus Safety and Security Manager..

Work Schedule:  This position requires the ability to work nights, evenings and weekends.  Additional hours as needed for significant department or university events.

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Residence Director (male only)

Position Summary: This Residence Director serves as the management and oversight point person for their assigned men’s hall or halls and their corresponding exterior zone. RD’s are responsible to create a positive, safe and healthy environment for student living by creating programming initiatives with their staff of Resident Assistants.  

Responsibilities:

  • RD’s are required to live on campus and live in their assigned residence hall.
  • Residence Directors are expected to maintain professional relationships and boundaries with all student staff members and residents within their assigned hall; enforce residence and college regulations and submit all necessary incident reports. RD’s will be expected to assist in safety/security efforts. RD’s will serve as first level responders to campus emergency responses.
  • RD’s are expected to be available for their residents throughout the weekday and weekends and build meaningful relationships while maintaining confidentiality; RD’s oversee and monitor the Resident Assistants in maintaining hall maintenance and assist in the planning and implementation of educational programs for their residents and for the larger Warner Community.
  • RD’s will complete a designated number of hours per week related to hall oversight, Office of Student Life presence, and resident interaction. Be visible in halls and campus-wide functions.
  • RD’s are expected to assist in the retention of residents on campus. Implement in-service programs, staff training and development programs for Resident Assistants and students.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Supportive of Warner’s mission, vision and core values, commitment to a Christian lifestyle, and demonstration of character in keeping with biblical models.
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a human services related field; Master’s work in student development, mental health or Christian ministry is preferred.
  • This position is for a Residence Director over one of our men’s housing areas so a person who is a male is a requirement for this particular role.
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work and interact within a diverse environment with demonstrated leadership and management skills are required; ability to lead students in the coordination and implementation of regular activities designed to engage the spectrum of students enrolled in the institution

Working Relationships:  The Residence Director is a member of the Office of Student Life and reports to the Assistant Dean of Students.

Work Schedule: Residence Directors are required to live on campus and live in their assigned residence hall. RD’s will complete a designated number of hours per week related to hall oversight, Office of Student Life presence and resident interaction. Additional hours as needed for significant department or university events.

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Website Manager/Online Course Designer

Position Summary:

Responsible for maintaining the University website regarding information dissemination and providing assistance to faculty for developing eLearning support for traditional courses and for assisting faculty when designing the eLearning protocols for online courses. Responsibilities include the ability to maintain the website and to support online web-based curricula through proactive consultation with subject area experts to identify and obtain objectives and content; help to write and develop training content; adopt best-practices for the use of authoring tools; and to integrate distance learning best practices.

Responsibilities:

  • Routine review of the University website to assure the information is current and all links and support documentation are functionally available.
  • Stay current with best practices with websites.
  • Work in harmony with a number of University offices in support of managing the University website.
  • Provide pedagogical and instructional design consultation and support to assist faculty in the development of effective online instruction.
  • Assist the Director of Online Services with the development and facilitation of faculty workshops based on sound online pedagogic principles.
  • Review the effectiveness of various technologies to support or enhance pedagogy and to leverage various technologies in support of online instructional goals.
  • To assist with registration, course surveys, graduation, and other activities of the University.
  • Other duties as assigned by administration.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Highly-developed critical thinking skills and strong problem-solving ability.
  • Demonstrated ability facilitating workshops.
  • Strong capability to work under deadlines and to interact with people throughout the University.
  • Physical acumen to work a standard work day and the ability to work standing or sitting most of the day.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Supportive of Warner’s mission, vision and core values, commitment to a Christian lifestyle, and demonstration of character in keeping with biblical models.
  • A master’s degree in a communication or instructional technology & design field with 3 to 5 years of online instructional design and website management experience at the University level.

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Faculty Positions

Part-time Faculty Position – Biology

Warner University is seeking applications for a part-time faculty position in the Department of Natural Sciences to begin in January of 2020. The successful candidate will teach 1–2 general- education biology courses. Candidate’s must hold a master’s degree or higher in Biology or a closely related field. The successful candidate will teach in the traditional setting at Warner University’s campus in Lake Wales, FL.

The successful candidate is expected to display a commitment to Christian education, especially as it pertains to the relationship between science and faith. The chosen candidate must affirm and support the university’s statement of faith. Preference will be given to candidates who have some degree of theological education or experience in Christian education in an orthodox, evangelical context.

Some experience in teaching at the undergraduate level is preferred. Experience with Moodle or a similar online learning platform is also desirable.

Candidates must submit the following:

  • A letter of interest
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A faith statement that reflects the theological values of the University
  • Copies of all transcripts

Please submit all application materials to: janet.craigmiles@warner.edu